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Location: Milpitas, CA, United States 
Req ID: JR-0000038407


Western Digital®


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Western Digital is seeking an experienced financial analyst to provide critical financial, business, and reporting support for the WW Sales organization. This position will report to the Sales Finance Manager and will be responsible for both management reporting and driving sound business decisions. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, hardworking, solution-oriented, and enjoys collaborating with people with a diverse set of talents in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.




•Work closely with sales management on opex, headcount and managing the overall budget

•Create and manage sales performance metrics to track and identify key trends, risks, and opportunities, ensuring a high degree of accuracy

•Financial reporting with supporting business insights 

•Integral member of the monthly financial close process

•Partner with key business stakeholders to achieve shared goals

•Embrace process improvements to help scale the business

•Provide insightful and actionable recommendations for effective decision making through data analysis

•Ad hoc financial analysis/modeling




•Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics

•Minimum 4-6 years full-time work experience in a Finance capacity

•Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills

•Ability to simultaneously manage multiple high priority projects

•Excellent oral and written communication skills

•Strong business partnership capabilities 

•Attention to detail

•Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment

•Advanced Microsoft Excel and strong PowerPoint skills

•SAP/Oracle ERP experience




Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions.  Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess. 


Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Western Digital does not unlawfully discriminate and complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster: Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law.


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